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HOMETOWN RELEASE: Wichita Falls Resident Named Officer of UT Tyler HR Management Society Chapter
Kerry Tahmahkera of Wichita Falls, a senior at The University of Texas at Tyler, has been named secretary for the student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management, Dr. Harold Doty, College of Business and Technology dean, announced.
Tahmahkera is majoring in human resource development.
Officials installed the student officers during a chartering ceremony Oct. 7 on campus.
Dr. James H. Browne, associate professor of management, and Dr. Paul Roberts, associate professor of technology, serve as the student chapter’s faculty advisers.
The student SHRM chapter is sponsored by the East Texas Human Resource Association. Since 2005, ETHRA has established a scholarship fund to assist UT Tyler students pursuing a degree related to the human resource management field.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 90 undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of more than 6,000 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.